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Big Isaac, West Virginia
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Doddridge
Elevation 984 ft (300 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 304 & 681
GNIS feature ID 1535868

Big Isaac is an unincorporated community in Doddridge County, West Virginia, United States. Big Isaac is 6 miles (9.7 km) south-southeast of Salem, along Laurel Run, a headwaters tributary of Meathouse Fork. The Big Isaac Post Office closed on December 31, 1962.

According to tradition, the community has the name of Periue "Big" Isaac, an early settler noted for his especially large shoe size.

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